The Carnegie Observatories Lunch Talk Series

Unless otherwise noted, talks are on Fridays at 12:15PM in the auditorium at 813 Santa Barbara Street.  You can find a listing of lunch talks from previous years here.

Bring lunch.

Contact:  Mansi Kasliwal

Event Date Speaker
January 17, 2014 - 12:15pm Courtney Epstein (OSU)
Stellar Ages from Rotation and Asteroseismology
January 24, 2014 - 12:15pm Yossi Shvartzvald
Results form OGLE-MOA-Wise microlensing survey
February 7, 2014 - 12:15pm C. Jakob Walcher (AIP)
Baryonic physics in galaxy evolution as seen by the CALIFA survey
February 21, 2014 - 12:15pm Dan Perley (Caltech)
Quantifying High-Redshift Star Formation with Gamma-Ray Bursts: Promises and Perils
February 28, 2014 - 12:15pm Peter Behroozi
What Can Galaxy Evolution Tell Us About Short Gamma-Ray Bursts?
March 7, 2014 - 12:15pm Louis Abramson
Galaxy Evolution from Statistical Perspectives: Promises and Challenges
March 14, 2014 - 12:15pm Avi Shporer
Atmospheric characterization of the hot Jupiter exoplanet Kepler-13Ab
March 21, 2014 - 12:15pm Khee-Gan Lee
3D Mapping of the IGM on ~Mpc scales with Ly-a forest Tomography
April 25, 2014 - 12:15pm Michael Fall (STSCI)
Galaxy Formation, Angular Momentum, and the Hubble Sequence
May 9, 2014 - 12:15pm Johanna Teske
Diamonds in the Rough: A Cautionary Tale of C/O Ratios in Exoplanet Host Stars
May 30, 2014 - 12:15pm Lea Hagen (PSU)
Galaxy Science with the Swift Ultraviolet/Optical Telescope
June 13, 2014 - 12:15pm Shea Garrison-Kimmel
Lessons in Near-Field Cosmology from Simulating the Local Group
June 27, 2014 - 12:15pm Katey Alatalo (IPAC)
The birthrate of molecular gas in extreme environments: compact groups and AGN interference in the normal operation of star formation
July 11, 2014 - 12:15pm Mia Bovill
Formation and Evolution of dSph Beyond the Local Group
August 8, 2014 - 12:15pm Lev Tal-Or
TBA
August 15, 2014 - 12:15pm Rodrigo Herrera Camus (University of Maryland)
[CII] 158 um Emission as a Star Formation Tracer
September 26, 2014 - 12:15pm Mubdi Rahman (STSCI)
TBA
December 12, 2014 - 12:15pm Greg Stinson
TBA